Has there ever been a Jewier Jew than Barbra Streisand in American pop culture? To Neal Gabler, who has written a new biography of Babs, Streisand’s greatest accomplishment was transforming her Jewishness into a metaphor.
April 24 is Barbra Streisand’s 74th birthday and in honor of the original Queen B’s special day, we made a list of what it is, exactly, that makes our Babs so special.
We culled through many, many clips to track down the five most memorable Jewish moments at the Oscars — some great, some weird and some a little uncomfortable.
If you haven’t heard of Lorraine Schwartz, you must not be keeping up with the Kardashians. Or Beyonce, or Barbra Streisand, or Angelina Jolie. They are just some of the jeweler’s superstar clients.
Barack Obama got his Yiddish on during Tuesday night’s Presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony.
Did you cry during ‘Love Story’? Sing along to ‘Funny Girl’? Swoon over ‘The Way We Were’? You can thank Sue Mengers. A new biography shines a light on Hollywood’s first superagent. We’ve got the best Jewish moments.
A new exhibit at the Jewish Museum shows how modernist design influenced the early days of television. But was there ever really a golden age of TV?
The Chosen People helped make 2014 a great year for music. From composers, to producers and performers, here are 11 Jewish things to look out for during the Grammy Awards.
Our Barbra is the greatest; so great that we don’t even need to use her last name. But did you know that she is literally number one at everything? We celebrate her many achievements.
The last time Babs appeared on the ‘Tonight Show,’ Kennedy was president, America had never heard of the Beatles and the Berlin Wall was still something new. 51 years later, she’s back!